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Backcountry Bear Basics - the Definitive guide to Avoiding Unpleasant Encounters
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Backcountry Bear Basics - the Definitive guide to Avoiding Unpleasant Encounters

By Dave Smith

Vancouver: Greystone Books, 1997 Tested strategies to avoid conflicts with black bears and grizzlies. 97pp with index, illustrated with black and white photographs. . First Edition, First Impression. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.64

Field Guide to the Butterflies and Other Insects of Britain
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Field Guide to the Butterflies and Other Insects of Britain

By Dr John Feltwell (Principal Consultant and Author)

London: The Reader's Digest Association Ltd, 1984 Nature Lover's Library. Comprehensive guide to butterflies, bees, dragonflies and other insects found in Britain. 351pp with index, illustrated throughout with colour drawings and photographs. Blue ribbon page-marker, coloured endpapers. Binding a little slack, minor marking to edges and some bumping to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. DJ price clipped, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 6" Tall x 8" Wide.

$9.64

Field Guide to the Animals of Britain
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Field Guide to the Animals of Britain

By Dr Pat Morris (Principal Consultant)

London: The Reader's Digest Association Ltd, 1989 Nature Lover's Library. Comprehensive guide to every wild and farm animal found in Britain. 319pp with index, illustrated throughout with colour drawings and photographs. Blue ribbon page-marker, coloured endpapers. Binding a little slack and minor bump to lower edge, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. DJ is unclipped with minimal surface marking, otherwise near fine. . Reprint With Amendments. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 6" Tall x 8" Wide.

$10.93

Thorburn's Landscape - The Major Natural History Paintings
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Thorburn's Landscape - The Major Natural History Paintings

By John Southern

London: BCA, 1981 Collection of over 50 of Thorburn's finest paintings, which encapsulate every aspect of nature. 120pp, illustrated with 50 colour plates and decorated endpapers. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine and edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some edgewear and fingermarking, otherwise very good.. First Thus. Brown Leatherette Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9.25" Tall x 12.5" Wide.

$9.64

Wild Tigers of Bandhavgarh - Encounters in a Fragile Forest - SIGNED COPY
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Wild Tigers of Bandhavgarh - Encounters in a Fragile Forest - SIGNED COPY

By Iain Green

Crowborough, East Sussex: Tiger Books (UK), 2002 Portrait of four generations of wild Bengal tigers, observed over five years by the wildlife photographer Iain Green. 191pp, illustrated throughout with stunning colour photographs. Family tree of the tigers to rear. Minimal marking to boards and top edges, otherwise very good copy. Unclipped DJ has some edgewear and fingermarking, otherwise very good. Signed by the author to the title page "With my best wishes, Iain Green". HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas post.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$28.93

Trees - Eyewitness Companions
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Trees - Eyewitness Companions

By Colin Ridsdale, John White, Caro, Ushter

London: Dorling Kindersley Ltd, 2005 Eyewitness Companions to Trees. 360pp, illustrated throughout in colour. Minor lean to spine, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions.. First Thus. Soft Cover with French Folds. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.64

British Mammals - The New Naturalist
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British Mammals - The New Naturalist

By L Harrison Matthews

London: Bloomsbury Books, 1989 Excellent guide to British mammals, first published in 1952. 410pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and photographs. Gilt lettering to spine. Dent to lower edge of back board, otherwise lovely clean copy with no inscriptions. DJ is price-clipped, with minor edgewear, otherwise very good.. New Edition. Cream Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.29

A Neotropical Companion - an Introduction to the Animals, Plants & Ecosystems of the New World Tropics
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A Neotropical Companion - an Introduction to the Animals, Plants & Ecosystems of the New World Tropics

By John Kricher

Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1999 Readable introduction to the American tropics, the lands of Central and South America, rainforests and other ecosystems and the creatures that live there. Second edition/ first paperback. 451pp with index, illustrated with black and white drawings to the text and 177 colour photographs. Minor creasing to corners, marking to edges and owner's label inside cover, otherwise very good copy.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.86

The Trail of the Sandhill Stag, Lobo and Other Stories, Johnny Bear and Other stories from Lives of the Hunted, Foam Razorback His life and Adventures, Raggylug and Other Stories and Chink A Woolly Coated Little Dog and Other Stories
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The Trail of the Sandhill Stag, Lobo and Other Stories, Johnny Bear and Other stories from Lives of the Hunted, Foam Razorback His life and Adventures, Raggylug and Other Stories and Chink A Woolly Coated Little Dog and Other Stories

By Ernest Thompson Seton

London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd Six undated volumes in a uniform binding, featuring the animal stories of Ernest Thompson Seton, all illustrated throughout with black and white plates and drawings. Some bumping to spines and corners, top edges dust-marked, some foxing to fore-edges and early pages and some volumes have former owners' names inside, otherwise a good little collection. Will weigh about 2kgs packaged, so extra postage may be requested.. Reprints. Green Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$57.87

Two Little Savages - Being the Adventures of Two Boys Who Lived as Indians and What They Learned - with Over Three Hundred Drawings
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Two Little Savages - Being the Adventures of Two Boys Who Lived as Indians and What They Learned - with Over Three Hundred Drawings

By Ernest Thompson Seton

London: Archibald Constable & Company Ltd, 1907 Story first published in 1903 by the prolific author who was one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America and naturalist to the Government of Manitoba. 552pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings. Gilt and black decoration to front board and spine.Title page printed in green and black. Top edges dust-marked, rest untrimmed. Some bumping to spine and corners and some marking to endpapers, otherwise very good uninscribed copy.. First Thus. Green Decorated Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.07

The Trail of the Sandhill Stag
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The Trail of the Sandhill Stag

By Ernest Seton-Thompson (Ernest Thompson Seton)

London: David Nutt, 1899 Animal story by the prolific author and naturalist, who was one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America. 93pp illustrated throughout with the author's black and white drawings and plates. A plate appears to have been removed between pages 16 and 17. Gilt drawing and title to front board, top edges gilt, rest untrimmed.. Slight bumping to corners and minor marking to boards and edges, otherwise good uninscribed copy.. First Edition, First Impression. Green Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by The Author. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.29

Those of the Forest
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Those of the Forest

By Wallace Byron Grange

London: Faber & Faber Ltd, 1957 Ecological study of the interdependence of of plants and animals, which centres on the Snowshoe Rabbit. 295pp illustrated with black and white drawings to the chapter heads. Black lettering to spine. Slight bumping to spine, lower board a little bowed and minor foxing to edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ edgeworn, with darkened spine and some foxing.. Reissue. Red Cloth Boards. Good/Fair. Illus. by Olaus J Murie. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.64

Run Rhino Run - SIGNED COPY
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Run Rhino Run - SIGNED COPY

By Esmond and Chryssee Bradley-Martin

London: Chatto & Windus Ltd, 1982 Study of rhino hunting designed to stem the trade in rhino horn and other products. Foreword Elspeth Huxley. 136pp with index, illustrated with photographs in colour and black and white. Gilt lettering to spine. Signed by author to title page. Some marking to boards and foxing to top edges, otherwise very good copy. DJ is price-clipped, with slight edgewear and fingermarking, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, will weigh over 1kg packaged, so extra postage required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Mohamed Amin (Photographs). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.15

The Cats of Lamu
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The Cats of Lamu

By Jack Couffer

London: Aurum Press Ltd, 1998 Study of the lives and relationships of the feral cats on the Lamu Archipelago, off the coast of Kenya. 153pp plus bibliography, illustrated throughout with mainly colour photographs. White lettering to spine. Slight foxing to top edges and minor rippling to front pastedown, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minimal edgewear, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 9.25" Square.

$12.86

A Field Guide to the Mammals of Britain and Europe
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A Field Guide to the Mammals of Britain and Europe

By F H van den Brink

London & Glasgow: William Collins Sons & Co Ltd, 1976 Guide to all 184 mammal species, terrestrial and marine, in Britain and Europe. 221pp with index, illustrated with 137 colour drawings, 210 maps and drawings in black and white to the text and mono endpapers. Gilt lettering to spine. First published in Holland in 1955, translated and edited by Hans Kruuk and H N Southern. Light sunning and minor foxing to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ in clear protective cover, slightly wrinkled, otherwise very good.. 4th Edition. Brown Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Paul Barruei (colour drawings). 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Britain and Europe
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A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Britain and Europe

By Lionel G Higgins and Norman D Riley

London: Collins, 1976 Comprehensive guide to European butterflies, with visual keys and distribution map. 381pp with index, illustrated throughout with colour plates and black and whigte drawings. Minor bumping to spine, small white mark to front board and slight sunning to page edges, otherwise very good copy, tight and clean, with no inscriptions. DJ is price-clipped, with clear protective cover.. Reprint of 3rd Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Brian Hargreaves. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$7.72

Wildings - the Secret Garden of Eileen Soper
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Wildings - the Secret Garden of Eileen Soper

By Duff Hart-Davis

London: BCA, 1991 The story of the artist Eileen Alice Soper, famous for her illustrations of the Famous Five books, and her work at her rural retreat, Wildings. 143pp illustrated throughout with drawings in colour and black and white by Eileen and her father, George Soper. Gilt lettering to spine. Mark to front board, spine slightly slanted and light foxing to top edges and some margins. otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some internal foxing, marking and creasing and small nicks to spine.. First Thus. Green Cloth Boards. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Eileen Soper, George Soper. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

The Book of the Year - A Natural History of Britain Through the Seasons
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The Book of the Year - A Natural History of Britain Through the Seasons

By Robert Burton (Text)

London: Tiger Books International, 1991 A book for the whole family to use together while discovering the natural world through the seasons. 220pp with index, illustrated throughout with colour drawings and photographs. White lettering to spine. One corner bumped, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor edgewear, otherwise very good. May need extra postage for 1st class or overseas shipping.. First Thus. Brown Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Jane Burton and Kim Taylor (Photographs). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

Trees of Britain and Ireland - Collins Wild Guide
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Trees of Britain and Ireland - Collins Wild Guide

By Bob Press

London: HarperCollins Publishers, 1996 Guide to over 170 British and Irish species, with a colour photo of each tree and a fact file to help with identification. 191pp with index, illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Plastic fitted jacket which is pulling the cover a bit tight, otherwise fine copy.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.64

The Seasons - an Exploration of Twelve Country Walks
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The Seasons - an Exploration of Twelve Country Walks

By Michael Chinery (Text), Liz Butler (Watercolours)

London: William Collins Sons & Co Ltd, 1982 Vivid account of country walks in Britain, one for each month of the year, giving a picture of what is happening in the natural world through the seasons. 200pp with index, illustrated throughout with watercolour paintings of animals, plants and landscapes and maps. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor bumping to spine and corners, otherwise vg copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ slightly worn.. First Edition. Brown Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.64

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